Sunday 25 June 2016

UK is in chos and the Kurds are building peace in their warzone…

Kurdistan Tribune: Direct Democracy Within Rojava by Dr Jan Best de Vries:

Brexit has shown the failure of representative democracy at the highest level of a political structure like the EU. In Rojava, after the revolution of 2011, at the moment there is direct democracy and gender equality. The arabization of the polyethnic population of Rojava under the Assads does not mean that Arab families living there before should not have the same, equal rights and obligations as the other ethnic groups mentioned in the poem below (let there be no misunderstanding). Continue reading “Sunday 25 June 2016”

Promising first steps towards peaceful coexistence of all population groups

sftp‘In Rojava in northern Syria, there is not enough drinking water, not enough electrical power and not enough medical care. Also, there are food shortages’.

Northern Syria: Promising first steps towards peaceful coexistence of all population groups – STP publishes report on research visit to Kurdish enclaves Continue reading “Promising first steps towards peaceful coexistence of all population groups”

Saturday 25 June 2016

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: Aleppo province: Clashes taking place since midnight between regime forces and Islamic factions around Bani Zaid neighborhood amid heavy bombardment on the area and aerial bombardment with 500kg bombs “”RBK-500 ZAB 2.5 SM”” which contains ((AO 2.5 RTM)) and “Thermite”, these bombs also targeted Andan town what led to fire in the farmlands. Continue reading “Saturday 25 June 2016”

Friday 24 June 2016

ANF: YPG: Turkish army attacked villages of Kobanê

YPG Media Center reported that Turkish army continued its attacks on the lands of Rojava (West) Kurdistan.

YPG (People’s Defense Units) Media Center stated that fascist gang groups operating within the body of Syrian National Coalition continued their joint attacks on Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood of Aleppo.

Accordingly, gang groups attacked the Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood with mortars and hell cannons on June 23rd. YPG units launched an operation in retaliation to this attack, which left 2 gang members dead. Continue reading “Friday 24 June 2016”

Dictatorship and Resistance in Turkey

Dictatorship and Resistance in Turkey Sarah ParkerPlease find attached a link to a new pamphlet on Dictatorship and Resistance in Turkey by Sarah Parker and Phil Hearse, which is well worth reading. Below is the foreword authored by Kate Hudson.

or from the Left Unity website here:

Wednesday 22 June 2016

Why were 464 civilian citizen killed in 15 days of Ramadan? This is also disgraceful behaviour by the Turkish State:

ANF: Turkey protected ISIS and blamed PYD in the UN

Speaking in the United Nations Human Rights session with the Êzîdî genocide in the agenda, UN Turkey representative Mehmet Ferden Çarıkçı stood silent on the atrocities of ISIS and blamed YPG and PYD. Continue reading “Wednesday 22 June 2016”

Tuesday 21 June 2016

Syrian Observatory 2014Syrian Observatory for Human Rights: More than 11000 civilian including more than 4000 child killed by regime’s warplanes and its…

 The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights documented 58146 raids at least, carried out b….
The dead : 29 civilians, 15 rebels, 13 Non-Syrian Islamic fighters,11 unknown rebels, 8 SDF, 60 Regu…